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MEMORIAL DAY: WHY WE MUST STUDY WAR

H/T Breitbarts Big Peace.

Of the four wars in my lifetime, none came about because the U.S. was too strong — Ronald Reagan.

As citizens of a free country it is necessary that we acknowledge the sacrifices of the men and women in uniform that died to defend it. 897 more words

"A Bloodless Victory" Eh??

My book, A Bloodless Victory, comes out this fall. Now, the Battle of New Orleans was clearly not bloodless; there were nearly 2,100 people killed and wounded during the engagement. 491 more words

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"Do Better"

So after starting the project in 2011, A Bloodless Victory is finally nearing the end of its production process and is even available for preorder… 353 more words

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Failed Ironclads: CSS Mississippi and CSS Louisiana at New Orleans

In October 1861, the skeletons of two strange iron monsters began to emerge from the Mississippi bank at Jefferson City, just north of New Orleans. They would become the CSS… 1,620 more words

Emerging Civil War

2017 Trip Two: Tour of Texas March 27

New Orleans, Louisiana Monday March 27

A rag-tag group of diverse soldiers, mainly untrained, saved the United States. Back in 1812, the United States was still a rough, unrespected experiment in government. 1,166 more words

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